1/26 and 1/27/16 Rusty Blackbirds, Red-winged Blackbirds and Brown-headed Cowbird

January 28, 2016 - The blackbird flock continues to change up and come in on different days. They didn't show on 1/25 and the next day, the...
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1-22-16 Rusty Blackbirds

January 22, 2016 - Today, twenty plus Rusty Blackbirds were here in the morning. A small group of four, then six came in hungry. We fill...
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1-21-16 A busy third week of January

January 21, 2016 - The week began with Saturday's flock of Rusty Blackbirds. At first, twenty hungry birds were foraging in the leaf litter...
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1-17-16 Update on the Ruby-throated Hummingbird

January 17, 2016 - The ruby-throat was last seen on Tuesday, 1/12/16. It was after sunset, very close to full darkness and the bird was sti...
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Second week of the year report

January 15, 2016 - Temperatures have gone from 5.4 degrees on Sunday to a high yesterday of 65.3 degrees. January in St. Louis certainly ha...
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1-12-16 Update on the Winter Ruby-throat

January 12, 2016 - At 9:46 am yesterday, I got the word, "Charlie lives!" The little puffball had made it through two nights with temperatu...
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A double-helping day

January 10, 2016 - Saturday came in with an early high of 42.6 and a messy, mixed bag of precipitation throughout the day. We did see 3 Bro...
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An eventful first week of the New Year!

January 07, 2016 - The first week of 2016 has certainly been eventful! We have had 25 species of birds including 4 uncommon winter resident...
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Update on Ruby-throated Hummingbird

January 03, 2016 - Yesterday afternoon, I spent about an hour at the winter home of the little ruby-throat. Not long after I set up, it fle...
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Happy New Year, Purple Finch!

January 02, 2016 - Thursday, New Year's Eve day we had 25 species of birds here, a very good winter day count. Sometimes, you've got to kis...
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